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who are you Antic? 

We're a resource. The Atari Resource: three magazines, on-line services, and 
a catalog of software. But not just a catalog — The Catalog. And you're 
holding it in your hands. Instant Gratification! 

The fastest way to get Antic Software is at your local Atari dealer. But if you 
can't find it there, hy all means, let them know what they're missing. Then 
rush on home and give us a call. One free phone call, and before you know it 
your new Antic program is in your mailbox. Open the box, pop it in your 
machine, and go to town. 

We've worked overtime to make Antic software the best you can buy for 
your Atari. Why? Because we live and breathe the Atari line of computers. 
We were there at the beginning, are there now, and will always be there — 
supporting the Atari user. We design our software exclusively for the Atari 
machines and know Atari hardware inside and out. 




Gary Yost and Jack Powell (the product development team) 
are 'brainstorming' specs lor a new CYBER add-on. Gary and 
Jack have been Atari users since 1981, and have t>een with 
Antic since 1983. Gary may be lound, almost nightly, on Com- 
puServe's SIG' Atari, talking with Atari users and program- 
mers, fielding questions, and uploading demos -keeping his 
finger on the pulse of the Atari community. Jack bases his ex- 
perience on years with the Antic Editorial department. In- 
strumental In the development of ST Resource and Start, The 
ST Quarterly, Jack has kept in touch with readers' problems 
and needs -particularly In the area of written technical 
information. 



Because we've been here 
the longest, we know the 
most people — and they 
know us. We've got the 
best Atari software 
because we've got the 
best Atari programmers. 
Simple. Tom Hudson's 
been writing programs for 
Atari computers for as 
long as we've been in 
business. He's not )ust a 
programmer, he's a close 
friend. 

And, yes, we've got an 
unfair advantage: Antic 
magazine and STart, The 
ST Quarterly. We're not 
only a resource to the 
Antic community. The 
Antic community is a 
resource to us! In 1985 
we sponsored a $2,000 
DEGAS art contest. This 
was how we met Darrel 
Anderson. 



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Darrel Anderson Is far more 
than d contest winner. He's a 
professional artist who knows 
the grdphics possibilities of 
the ST computer. And profes- 
sional means he's flexible 
and he's fast with results. 
And the faster he Is, the 
sooner you get your pro- 
gram. Want clip art for 
CAD-3D? Darrel creates 
FUTURE DESIGN DISK, the 
most complex CAD-3D ob- 
lects we've seen on this 
system. Want to show what 
CYBER STUDIO can really do? 
Darrel blows everyone away 
with CYBERSCAPE What If 
you've got a 512-color paint 
program you want to show 
off? Just turn the page and 
check out the SPECTRUM 512 
art. 



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And, when the beta 
testing is finally 
complete, the docu- 
mentation typeset, and 
the package design 
finished, it's time to get 
the final product to you. 

Have you noticed our 
new 800 numher? That's 
right, we've moved our 
800 operators in house. 



Now, you when you call 
and ask for a "Bifurcated 
Cyber Diphlex," your 
operator will know what 
you're talking about, 
because an Antic staff 
member is not just an 
answering service. (And 
remember, our toll-free 
number is for orders 
only.} 




Once your order is taken, it's processed as quiddy as possi- 
ble. Fidez Bituin handles flie paperworli because she is 
accurate. She aiso has a bacfcground in accounting, so she 
l<nows what's being entered in that computer. When Fidez 
processes your order, you get the right program - and you 
get it now! 





Once your software is shipped, our job has Just begun. Antic 
has the best foilow-up and customer support of anyone in the 
Atari sofh^are business. Our customer service peopie are 
ready for your cails. Our technical resources are second-to- 
none. (If Scot Tumiin can't answer your technical question, he 
can always turn to the Editorial programmers: Patrick Bass, 
Charlie Jackson, or Frank Hayes.) 



And Antic's customer 
service is not limited to 
telephone support or 
correspondence. 

We're the most active 
Atari company on 
CompuServe, and have 
our own online service, 
ANTIC ONLINE (type 
GO ANTIC). 

Through CompuServe, 
you can address anyone 
in Antic plus many of 
the actual authors of 
Antic Software [including 
Tom Hudson and Alan 
Page). 



One of our customers 
recently had a problem 
with one of our products 
(okay, okay, we're not 
perfect), and left us a 
message on CompuServe. 
We contacted the author, 
who solved the problem 
and mailed a fix to the 
owner within a week. 
That's not only goodwill, 
it's good business. 

Antic software support 
includes product support. 
When you buy an Antic 
product, you join a big 
family. Your program is 
not an orphan. It has a 
whole group of friends in 
The Catalog — compatible 
products that expand and 
enhance its power. And 
you can be sure that 
more are on the way. 



We used to have an outside company package and ship our Antic proudly supports adult 

products. We'll never do that again! They couldn't handle it, vocational programs. 



and they really didn't care. We can and we do. All our 
packaging and shipping is now done in-house, supervised by 



arc 



, F-f—a — ..V—.,, ..t.^.,. ..-..w _ 

Frank CImlnesi. Frank's got a thing about secure packaging, W ' 

and lie's got a thing about quick turnover. He can't stana 
having orders cluttering up his mailroom. Frank will have your 
shipment snugly packed. In the truck, and on its way. 



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ST Graphics 



who needs an AMIGA? 



SPECTRUM 512 




"Ellen" by Darrcl Anderson 

SPECTRUM 512 is the 
paint program you've 
wanted since you bought 
your ST. It gives you 512 
colors to be creative with. 
All at the same time. 

When we first saw this 
program, we couldn't be- 
lieve our eyes. But there 
it was — a rock-solid, 
low-resolution screen 
displaying rich colors 
composed of a chock-fv;ll 
palette of 512 colors. No 
flicker, no faking, no fool- 
ing. We couldn't stop 
playing with it. 

512 colors means a lot 
more than just bright 
rainbows. Perceived 
resolution is increased 
threefold. Anti-aliasing 



replaces staircase zags — 
even in your old pictures. 
And the anti-aliased line 
mode creates an auto- 
matic, no-zag, french curve 
— smooth as a baby's 
bottom. Subtle shading 
and highlighting effects 
become possible for the 
first time, automatically. 

48 Colors per Scan Line 

The standard way to put 
more than 16 colors on 
the Atari ST screen is 
through "raster inter- 
rupts" — color registers 
are changed with each 
scan line. But this gives 
you only 16 colors each 
scan line, and this 
limited color arrange- 
ment causes "banding," 



where horizontal bands of 
similar colors streak 
across your picture. Pretty 
restrictive. 

SPECTRUM 512 gives you 
48 colors per scan line! 
And you don't have to 
stop to think about it 
because SPECTRUM 512 
does it for you. Just pick 
any one of 512 colors and 
draw. If your chosen col- 
or exceeds the 48-color 
limit on any scan line, 
SPECTRUM 512 auto- 
matically adjusts the en- 
tire scan line of colors for 
a "best fit" — on the fly! 
The end result is, for all 
intents and purposes, you 
can place 512 colors any- 
where on the screen! 



How did they do it? The 
SPECTRUM 512 engineers 
hooked an oscilloscope to 
the Atari ST MMU chip 
and reverse-engineered its 
timers. Using this infor- 
mation, they designed a 
brilliant method to mani- 
pulate those timers and 
stuff more colors into 
extra simulated bit 
planes, before the signal 
even gets to the video 
shifter chip! 



The SPECTRUM 512 work screen, 
ineluitinj; the user-defined palette 

We sent SPECTRUM 512 
to professional artist 
Darrel Anderson. As you 
can see from these pages, 
he went wild. Imagine 
what SPECTRUM 512 can 
add to your CAD-3D, 
DEGAS or NeoChrome 
pictures! No question, if 
you use a color monitor 
and have any interest in 
graphics, you will love 
SPECTRUM 512. 

Look at all these tools! 

Drawing: 

■ Freehand "pen" drawing 

■ "Rubber line" and 
"French curve" mode 
(no jaggies) 

■ Polygon [no jaggies) 

■ Circle/ellipse (no jaggies) 

■ Fill — patterned or solid 

■ Fill New — fill over any 
existing patterns or 
colors! 

■ Pattems— 20 predefined, 
20 user-defined 

■ Brush 

- 38 brush shapes, solid 
or patterned 

- User definable brushes 

- Auto-align patterns, 
or pixel offset for 
overlap 



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■ Airbrush — four sizes, 
nine flow speeds 

■ Undo buffer erases 
mistakes 

Anti-aliasing: 

■ Zag-Out — Anti-aliasing 
DEGAS/Neo pics for 
smooth edges 

- Full screen 

- Local box. 

- Brush 

■ Blur — Adiustablc 
neighboring pixel 
averaging 

Full screen 

- Local box 

- Brush 

■ No Zag — Anti-aliasing 
and auto-curve for: 

- Lines 

- Polygons 
Circles 

Colors: 

■ Select colors from: 

- 512-color system 
palette 

- 1 to 192-color user- 
defined palette, or 

- Any color on screen 

■ Save and load custom 
palettes 

■ Fixed or floating color 
menus for auto-color 
adjustment 

■ Change last painted 
color to any of 512 



Works with all ST paint programs, 
plus CAD-3D 1.0 (ST0214) and 
CYBER STUDIO (ST0236j. 




'Lascrbec" by Duirel Anderson 

■ Auto-create smooth 
color ranges between 
any two or more colors 

■ Color cycle paint flow 
through any range of 
colors: 

- Brush (solid or 
patterned) 

- Airbrush 

■ Fantastic color edit 
mode includes: 

- Search and replace 
one color with another 

- Search and replace 
several colors with 
several others 

- Add or subtract red, 
green, or blue values 
of one or more colors 



- Increase or decrease 
luminence of one or 
more colors 

- Perform any of the 
above functions glo- 
bally (full screen), or 
locally with cursor 
control 

Magnify window for all 
functions 
12-screen (1-meg) 
scrollable cut & paste 
buffer 

4-way flip, and scale 
Programmable slide- 
show program to 
display your SPEC- 
TRUM 512 art 



Detailed manual in- 
cludes advanced screen 
photography techniques 
Load IFF Amiga pics 



Public Domain 
SPECTRUM 512 pics! 

The pictures on this page, 
plus many more, by Dar- 
rel Anderson and Richard 
Berry, are available for 
only $12.00 on the SPEC- 
TRUM 512 SLIDE SHOW 
DISK (PD91001. See our 
ST PUBLIC DOMAIN 
LIBRARY on page 20, 



SPECTRUM 512 
ST0249 $69.95 

REQUIRES: Color monitor. 
520STS built before 12/85 
may require $30 MMU chip 
upgrade from auth. serv. 
center. 

DEGAS^'" Electronic Arts 
NeoChrome™ Atari Corp. 



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ST Cyber Family 



"Antic's CAD-3D is one of the best programs I've 
seen for the Atari or anything else." 
— Jerry Pournelle Byte Magazine 

THE CYBER STUDIO^" 
Featuring CAD-3D 2.0 




Works with all ST paint 
programs, and the 
CYBER family. 



Tom Hudson's STEREO CAD-3D 2.0™ 

Hidden within your Atari ST is a professional 3D 
workstation. A 3D design system that is intuitive — 
yet powerful enough for professional artists, advertis- 
ing agencies, or design firms. 

Design and walk through your dream house with 
CAD-3D 2.0. Programmers use our system for dimen- 
sional tasks like flight -simulator scenic design; artists 
create accurate perspective foundations for their 
DEGAS or NeoChrome pictures; engineers find 
CAD-3D 2.0 the perfect sketchpad for conceptual 
design, and VCR owners use the CYBER STUDIO to 
create 3D titles and cartoons for home videos. 

We made version 2.0 an open-architecture system, so 
that any programmer can easily write custom applica- 
tions for CAD-3D 2.0 that run as desk accessories: 
motion control choreography [CYBER CONTROL- 
ST0250), advanced rendering/ray tracing, finite ele- 
ment analysis, texture mapping, custom modeling 
tools . . . There's no limit. CAD-3D 2.0 will never 
become obsolete. 



The Original. . . 
Tom Hudson's 
CAD-3D™ 1.0 

520ST-compatible 




"A remarkably powerful 
modeling system." 
Computer Graphics World 
If you own a 520ST and 
are interested in computer 
graphics, many of the 
features of CAD-3D 2.0 
are included in this ori- 
ginal version— even a 
basic animation system. 
CAD-3D 1.0 

ST0214 

REQUIRES: S12K RAM 

%«<Af $29.95 



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Let your creativity soar with all these new features: 

■ Icon control panel — fast, intuitive interface 

■ All new, DEGAS-style color design system permits 
custom-color lines, edges and backgrounds, plus 
multi-colored objects 

■ Real-time display mode for instant response (uses 
3D math developed by Jez San for Starglider) 

■ Supports (optional) STEREOTEK 3D glasses 
1TH9020) for 3D viewing 

■ Dimensioning [feet/inches or meters/centimeters) 

■ Graphic lighting control — drag lights anywhere 

■ GDOS output supports laser and dot matrix 
printers 

■ Compatible with Generic CADD 2.0 from Generic 
Software 

■ User-selectable pivot points for articulated rotations 

■ Enhanced Spin, Extrude, and Join tools 

■ Load DEGAS pics into CAD-3D background 

Mark Kimball's CYBERMATET'" 

The CAD-3D Animation/Editing language 

CYBERMATE is a "post-production" animation 
editing language that gives you control over: 

■ Sequence looping, cuts, fades &. dissolves 

■ Color cycling animation 

■ Sound effects (created with the G.I.S.T. editor, on 
Pg- 19) 

■ Title generation and text display 
CYBERMATE features editing power plus full pro- 
grammability. At your fingertips is the most efficient 
real-time playback system for 3D graphics on any 
microcomputer. And it's fast! Up to 60 frames-per- 
second. 

CYBERMATE transforms your one-meg ST into a 

TEN-MEGABYTE frame buffer. And because it's a 

real programming language, CYBERMATE can adapt 

to new technologies, like the new digital video tape 

recorders from Japan, RGB-to-NTSC converters, 

MIDI, and SMPTE time code. 

THE CYBER STUDIO 

STEREO CAD-3D 2.0 plus CYBERMATE 

(2-disk set) 

ST0236 $89.95 

REQUIRES: one-megabyte RAM 

Upgrade from CAD-3D 1.0 for only $60 (plus original 
disk and $5 shipping) 

Starglider™ Firebird Software 
DEGAS^^" Batteries Included 
Generit CADD 2.0™ Generic Software 



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ST Cyber Family 



THE CYBER FAMILY 

TOOLS 



CYBER Control 



3D Developers Disk I 



OB(ECTS 



Design Disk Library 



Super Extruder/Fonts 



BACKGROUNDS 



Maps and Legends 



DEGAS/NeoChrome 



ROTOSCOPING 



CYBER Paint 



^^^^^^^^ 



STEREOTEK Glasses 



NTSC Video Key 



CAD-3D 2.0 



SOUND 



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THE CYBER STUDIO 



So many products are be- 
ing added to the ever- 
expanding CYBER FAMI- 
LY, we drew a flow chart 
to help you understand 
how they work together. 

Here's a typical use of 
the CYBER FAMILY, 
which you can follow us- 
ing the flow chart: Using 
CYBER CONTROL, you 
write a program to con- 
trol several unique 
cameras in CAD-3D 2.0 
for an animation se- 
quence which uses 
skeletons from the 
HUMAN DESIGN DISK, 
being assembled in front 
of a molecular back- 
ground provided by 
GENESIS. Your completed 
animation may be im- 
mediately viewed from 
CAD-3D 2.0 without even 
firing up CYBERMATE. 
And then, you may want 
to touch up some of the 
frames with CYBER 
PAINT — perhaps add 



some tweened Aegis 
Animator sequences. This 
time you check out your 
new animation directly 
from CYBER PAINT. If 
you want to add some 
wild G.I.S.T. sound ef- 
fects, and eye-catching 
color cycling, the editing 
program, CYBERMATE, 
comes into play. Finally, 
you send the resulting, 
real-time animation 
straight out your 1-raeg 
520ST into your VCR, 
splicing it into your 45 
minute budget presenta- 
tion to, say, the National 
Science Foundation. And 
you did it for less than a 




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"Taken in total, the Cyber Studio and 
allied software programs present the most 
impressive graphics modelling system ever 
assembled for a consumer microcomputer." 
— John Anderson, Computer Shopper. 



tenth the cost of any 
other 3D animation 
system. 

Online CYBER 
CONNECTION 

To back up our growing 
CYBER family of products, 
we've begun an online 
feedback service on Com- 
puServe. It's called the 
CYBER CONNECTION, 
and includes the latest 
CYBER STUDIO anima- 
tion demos, upgrades, 
public domain premieres, 
and more. Much of the 
new material posted here 
will not be available any- 
place else. Send messages 
directly to the authors 
like Tom Hudson and 
Mark Kimball. And check 
out their replies as they 
respond to other users. 
CYBER CONNECTION 
includes hints, tips, and 
suggestions from the best. 



The CYBER CONNEC- 
TION is easy to find: At 
the CompuServe prompt, 
type GO ANTIC. When 
the first menu appears, 
select Online Cyber Con- 
nection, and you're in! 



Composite Video Cables 

For those of you who 
own a 1-meg 520ST with 
composite outputs, Prac- 
tical Solutions sells a 
special monitor cable 
($15) that has composite 
video jacks which avoid 
the noisy (and VCR- 
incompatiblel RF signal 
output. 

NOTE: Those with 
1040STS will soon be 
able to use The Video 
Key. an RGB-to-composite 
converter with a much 
higher quality NTSC 
signal, available from 
Practical Solutions 
1602-884-96721. 



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CYBER 
CONTROL' 
The CAD-3D Motion 
Control Language 

by Tom Hudson ^fQ^ 



Works with '"' (v T^' 

CYBER STUDIO 

Tom's latest brainstorm: 
CYBER CONTROL, The 
CAD-3D Motion Control 
Language — a desk ac- 
cessory programming 
language, with built-in 
GEM text editor. When 
yuu want to simulate a 
real event with 
articulated life-like 
animation, plug in to 
CYBER CONTROL. 




CYBER CONTROL is an 
animation scripting 
language that locks in to 
CAD 3-D 2.0, controls all 
of its functions, and 
magnifies its already 
powerful capabilities. 
Whether you're a hobbyist 
or a scientist, you can 
create animated 3D 
models in a single after- 
noon. Simulate particle 
physics; 3D animation for 
entertainment or educa- 
tion; 3D financial analysis; 
animated, fully dimen- 
sional math models; event 
reconstruction of P.I. liti- 
gation; human factors 
engineering , . . you 
name it! 



Now, you can write code 
to control any feature of 
CAD-3D 2.0— plus power- 
ful new features not in 
CAD-3D 2.0! With the 
new hierarchical control, 
you can create graceful 
birds with wings of many 
pieces, soaring in beautiful 
harmony. Or a complex 
clockwork mechanism of 
linked parts, moving in 
offbeat syncopation. . . . 
But we'll let Tom de- 
scribe his newest baby: 

As CAD-3D 2.0 grew into 
a powerful animation 
system. I realized that 
truly complex animations 
would require a scripting 
language for proper con- 
trol. I purposely designed 
CYBER CONTROL as a 
BASlC-like language so 
anyone could pick it 
up quickly. 

When activated in 
CAD-3D 2.0. CYBER 
CONTROL takes over 
full control of all func- 
tions, creating and 
manipulating objects and 
cameras (yes. three dif- 
ferent ones). Its primary 
use is as a cinematic 
motion-control script 
language, but its flexible 
nature makes it an ideal 
"front-end" for CAD-3D 
so you can write your 
own BASlC-like pro- 
grams that use CAD-3D 
as a "graphic engine!" 

Language features 
include; 

■ FOR/NEXT for full 
Loop control; Condi- 
tional IF/THEN; 
GOSUB/RETURN. 

■ Labels instead of line 
numbers 

■ Numeric expression 
handling; floating 
point; logical AND and 
OR; parenthesized ex- 
pressions; function 
library including sine, 
cosine, tangent, square 
root, and more! 



■ Up to 128 user-defined, 
alphanumeric variables, 
significant to 8 char- 
acters! Hardcopy Print 
statement for debugging. 

Other features include: 

■ Two new cameras! 
Now, move your camera 
anywhere in the 
CAD-3D universe — 
fly through your scenes! 

■ Real-time animation 
preview mode! 

■ Hierarchical Connec- 
tivity. Attach objects 
to each other for fluid, 
connected movement 

- walking skeletons, 
or hinged mechanisms. 

■ Smooth 3D splines: 

- Move cameras along 
realistic flight paths 

- Apply natural move- 
ment to articulated 
models 

- Build new types of 
models (coils, frac- 
tals, etc.) 

■ Layer foreground and 
background images for 
eel animation. 

/ hope you enjoy CYBER 
CONTROL. Your ST can 
automatically create 
animations that would 
take you days to com- 
plete — in a matter of 
hours. Start the program 
and walk away, as your 
computer does all the 
work! 



— Tom Hudson 

CYBER CONTROL 
ST0250 $59.95 

REQUIRES: CYBER STUDIO 
Recommended: CAD-3D 
version 2.02 

CAD-3D 2,02 is available 
only in The Catalog's 
CYBER STUDIO package 
(ST0236), which also in- 
cludes CYBERMATE. 



HOLOGRAM 
CONTEST! 

You can win a CAD-3D 
hologram signed by Tom 
Hudson! What's that? 
A CAD-3D hologram? 

That's right! Using a 
revolutionary new 
production process. 
Advanced Dimensional 
Displays, Inc. has 
developed reflective, 
laser disk holograms that 
float holographic 
images above the disk! 
[Like an inanimate 
version of: "Help me 
Obi-wan Kenobi. . . .") 
And this incredible new 
process uses CAD-3D im- 
ages as objects! 

The three best mono- 
scopic and stereoscopic 
animations (six total), 
designed using CYBER 
CONTROL, will eam their 
respective authors a 
five-inch hologram, 
generated by CAD-3D and 
autographed by Tom 
Hudson. Contest deadline 
is midnight, January 31, 
1988. 

Note: This contest is 
only available to 
registered CYBER 
CONTROL owners. 
Limited to one entry per 
owner, and you must in- 
clude the contest entry 
blank enclosed in the 
CYBER CONTROL 
package. 



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3 frames of CYBER STUDIO animation before CYBER PAINT 




The same 3 frames after a CYBER PAINT touch-up 




CYBER PAINT™ 

Pro Animation Studio 

by Jim Kent 

Sometimes 3D animation 
just isn't enough. The 
classic Disney animations 
were painted, eel by eel, 
in a flowing, two- 
dimensional brilliance of 
color. Some of the best 
animation is still created 
this way. Thus, CYBER 
PAINT. 

CYBER PAINT is a 
frame-by-frame animation/ 
paint program with a lot 
of extras. You can use it 
by itself to create 2D 
animated fantasies, or. . . 

. . . load in a three- 
dimensional CYBER 
STUDIO animation and 
add classic animation 
flourishes. 

Say you've just created a 
CYBER STUDIO anima- 
tion of a rocket launch, 
and it looks great — a 
realistically shaded 3D 
space vehicle lifting off. 
But now you want to add 
flickering exhaust flames, 
smoke, and some alien 
trees waving in the breeze. 
CYBER PAINT lets you 
do it fast. And it's fun! 

Designed by |im Kent, 
author of Aegis Animator, 
CYBER PAINT lets you 
touch up individual 
frames, or add smooth, 
tweening effects — 
automatically — to any 
range of frames. And, 
with CYBER PAINT, you 
can merge your Aegis 
Animator animations 
directly into the 3D 
CYBER Universe! 

And, since CYBER 
STUDIO isn't required, 
you can use CYBER 
PAINT as a stand-alone 
2D animation/paint 
system. The possibilities 
are limitless. 



Just a few of CYBER 
PAINT'S many features: 

■ Automatic mode for 
eel registration 

■ ADO-style special efx 

■ Fly animations on 
multiple axes or paths 

■ Real-time "scratch 
video" 

■ Cut & Paste, Stretch, 
Flip & Rotate 

■ Overlay or underlay 
entire animation files, 
portions, or single pics. 

■ Multiple brushes -i- 
Airbrush &, Stipple 

■ Pen, Line, Polygon, 
Circle, and Box 



■ Tweening operations 
on selected areas 

■ Time menu for global 
or local tweening 

■ Flood fill and Color 
Separation 

■ Real-time Magnify, ac- 
tive at any time 

■ Color Cycle, Tint, 
Inverse, Change 

■ Intuitive mouse or 
keyboard control 

CYBER PAINT 
ST0251 $69.95 
REQUIRES: One-megabyte 
RAM &. color monitor 
Aegis Animator™ Aegis 
Development 
DEGAST" Electronic Arts 
NeoChrome™ Atari Corp. 



CYBERSCAPE " 
A 3-D "feature film" 
on disk 

by Barrel Anderson 

Skim the fantastic, 
3-dimensional terrain of 
the mind! Metamorphos- 
ing metallatons and trans- 
forming tubular time 
slots! This full-color, 
animated feature was 
created by professional 




artist Darrel Anderson, to 
show what can be done 
witb CYBER STUDIO 
(ST0236|. An incredible 
tour de force of computer 
graphic power, this demo 
is a guaranteed auto- 
lobotomy of the very first 
order! 

CYBERSCAPE DS 
(1 double-sided disk) 
SB0104 $10.00 

REQUIRES: Double-sided 
drive and 1 megabyte RAM 



ST Cyber Family 



FUTURE 
DESIGN DISK™ 

by Dane} Anderson 
Get a fast start on your 
three-dimensional explora- 
tions with the CAD-3D 
FUTURE DESIGN DISK. 
Everything you need to 
create spacecraft, sta- 
tions, bases, vehicles, 
robots, and androids. 
Model your future then 
populate it with androids 
and CAD-People. Bring it 
to life with CYBERIVIATE; 
detail it with any popular 
paint program. Includes: 

■ Blueprints 

■ Complete models 

■ Component parts 

■ Construction tips 
FUTURE DESIGN DISK 
ST0232 $29.95 
REQUIRES: CAD-3D 1.0. 
or CYBER STUDIO 



HUMAN DESIGN 
DISK^^ 

by Richard Berry 
Populate the CAD-3D 
Universe. Bring to life 
your CAD-3D creations 
with the CAD-3D 
HUMAN DESIGN DISK. 
Complete modular male 
and female prototypes, in 
skeletal anatomy forms, 
are included. Complex 




head and hand details add 
realism to your figures. 
Modify your figures to 
create the infinite variety 
of the human form, pose 
your figures, detail the 
images with any popular 



paint program, or bring 
them to life with the 
CYBERMATE Animation 
System. Includes: 

■ Blueprints 

■ Tips on the dynamics 
of human anatomy. 

HUMAN DESIGN DISK 
ST0242 $29.95 
REQUIRES: CAD-3D 1.0. 
or CYBER STUDIO 

ARCHITECTURAL 
DESIGN DISK^" 

by Barrel Anderson 
Create CAD-3D render- 
ings of your Dream House 
or build an entire 
CAD-3D City from the 
ground up. Component 
parts including: Doors, 
Windows, Arches, Roofs, 
Walls, Stairways, and a 
wide variety of architec- 
tural accoutrements. 
Create your own CAD 
structures and populate 
them with HUMAN DE- 
SIGN figures. Build 
"sets" for your CYBER- 
MATE animated movies. 



NOTE: The ARCHITEC- 
TURAL DESIGN DISK 
can be used to visualize 
and render real world 
architecture. It is not in- 
tended for use as an ar- 
chitectural engineering 
tool. Includes: 

■ Blueprints 

■ Complete models 

■ Design tips 
ARCHITECTURAL 
DESIGN DISK 
ST0243 $29.95 
REQUIRES: CAD-3D 1.0. 
or CYBER STUDIO 



Now you can write 
the next hit 3D 
program! 

3D DEVELOPER'S 
DISK 

For CYBER STUDIO 

by Tom Hudson 
Works with most popular 
ST C's plus machine 
language 

While Tom was rewriting 
CAD-3D, he quickly real- 
ized that it was impos- 
sible to add everything 
and still release a product 
in this century. Plus, who 
wanted CAD software that 
required a 4 megabyte 
machined So he opened 
up the system — by pro- 
viding a programmer's 
'pipeline' through desk 
accessories. 



Opportunity Knocks! 

The 3D DEVELOPERS 
DISK clearly explains to 
programmers and de- 
velopers how to access 
the pipeline. Included on 
the disk are full-featured 
source and object code 
examples, plus detailed 
instructions by Tom 
Hudson showing you how 
to hook into CYBER 
STUDIO. Create your 
own 3D applications — 
with no knowledge of 3D 
math. There's no licens- 
ing fee required. 
3D DEVELOPER'S DISK 
ST0244 $29.95 
REQUIRES: CYBER 
STUDIO 




3D-FONT 
PACKAGE™ 

hy Tom Hudson 
Works with CAD-3D 1.0 
and CYBER STUDIO 
Design your own 3D 
greeting cards, signs, 
logos, and letterheads 
with CAD-3D. Over 250K 
of serif and sans-serif let- 
ters. At the heart of this 
packed disk is Tom 
Hudson's Super Extruder 
Tool, which doubles as a 
3D Font Editor. With it, 
you can create new kinds 
of complex, multicolored 
3D objects [such as those 



seen in the 3D DESIGN 
DISKS) that can't be buUt 
with CAD-3D alone. 
3D-FONT PACKAGE 
ST0224 $24.95 
REQUIRES: CAD-3D 1.0. 
or CYBER STUDIO 

3D PLOTTER 
& PRINTER 
DRIVERS™ 

Supports Hewlett-Packard 
pen plotters [and com- 
patibles); plus Gemini/ 
Star, Epson, Okidata, 
IBM, Color, NEC, Pana- 
sonic, C-Itoh dot-matrix 
printers. 

PLOTTER DRIVERS 
ST0225 $24.95 

REQUIRES: CAD-3D 1.0. 
or CYBER STUDIO 



10 



ST Stereoscopy 



True stereoscopic 3D graphics 
for your Atari ST 
STEREOTEK™ 3D GLASSES 

by LC Technologies 




Put on the STEREOTEK 
glasses and jump into a 
new universe. Discover a 
magical world that you 
always knew existed. That 
extra dimension — depth. 
Now you can add depth 
to your computer graphics 
with STEREOTEK Liquid 
Crystal glasses. Solid, 
realistic, 3D images you 
want to reach out and 
touch. STEREOTEK glasses 
plug into your Atari ST 
cartridge port to provide 
absolutely realistic 3D 
graphics in full color or 
high-res monochrome. Your 
STEREOTEK depth-view 
system includes: 

■ One pair electronic 
Liquid Crystal Shutter 
glasses with six-foot 
cable (can be comfor- 
tably worn over eye- 
glasses) 

■ ST cartridge interface 
unit—supports six sets 




MomUv-Friday MasierCaid. VISA Only 
All SO states 6AM-6PM PACIFIC TIME 



of glasses (additional 
sets optional) 

■ DEGAS Elite Stereo 
Desk Accessory 

■ Stereo CAD-3D anima- 
tion and stereo slide 
show by Tom Hudson 

■ For programmers: 
Complete developer's 
instructions plus 
source code for adding 
stereo to your own pro- 
grams [C or GFA BASIC) 

The secret to full-color 
stereo images on a com- 
puter screen is electronic 
Liquid Crystal Shutter 
(LCS) glasses. Two optical 
shutters in eyeglass frames 
are connected electroni- 
cally to the ST. Every 
time the ST screen re- 
freshes (60hz/color, 
70hz/mono), one shutter 
closes and the other opens. 




The monitor displays alter- 
nating right and left eye 
views synchronized with 
the shutters. The alter- 
nating views appear faster 
than the eye can see, and 
your brain translates the 
normally flat monitor im- 
age into one of startlingly 
realistic depth. 
STEREOTEK 3D SYSTEM 
TH9020 $149.95 
ADD-ON GLASSES 
ONLY 

TH9021 $99.95 
Satisfaction guaranteed or 
your Money Back! 
(during 30-day warranty 
period) 

LC Technologies is a venture of 
Tfktmnix, Int. 



GENESIS™ 

The 3D Molecular Modeler 

by Scott Legrand 




The atoms of life: 
carbon . . . nitrogen . . . 
hydrogen . , . oxygen . . . 
phosphorus . . . 

This is the stuff we're 
made of. But until now, 
only research scientists 
in large universities could 
actually image the 
building blocks of matter. 

Imagine creating the 
basic elements yourself, 
then watching as they 
come to life. And with a 
pair of STEREOTEK 
glasses, this miraculous 
process unfolds in 3D 
stereoscopic depth. 

Using GENESIS and your 
mouse, you can: 

■ load and display amino 
acids, hydrocarbons, 
and sugars 

■ create your own 
molecules onscreen or 
build them with data 
from pre-stored 
libraries 

■ Explore X-ray 
Crystallography 

Rotate 3D molecules on 
any axis — X, Y, or Z, 
using real-time control. 
In stereo, hexagonal car- 
bon rings and delicate 
fingers of hydrogen burst 
right out of your monitor. 



With two molecules on- 
screen, you may: 

■ create your own rules 
for molecular bonding, 
then animate the 
chemical reaction 
between them 

■ derive the new em- 
pirical formula and 
print hardcopy data for 
reference 

GENESIS offers the same 
type of iconic control 
panel and intuitive human 
interface pioneered on 
the Atari ST with CYBER 
STUDIO (ST0236). 
Three different display 
modes for every imaging 
need: 

1) STEREOTEK LCS 
glasses (TH9020) 

2) Red/blue anaglyphic 
glasses 

3) No-glasses (monoscopic) 

And with data provided 
on the program disk, you 
can create virtually any 
known molecule using 
the on-line periodic table 
of elements. 
GENESIS 
ST0239 $79.95 
REQUIRES: One-megabyte 
RAM 



11 



ST Stereoscopy 




Now available for use 
with StereoTek 
Glasses 

LCS 

WANDERER™ 
Deep space has never 
been so real! 

by Pyramide Software 

LCS WANDERER is the 
first ST game designed 
for full-depth stereo. Writ- 
ten in France, but set in 
outer space, this stunning 
arcade adventure trans- 
ports you through galac- 
tic Space sectors, Black 
holes, and Limbo, Start- 
lingly realistic, stereo 
point-of-view animation 
puts you in the cockpit 
as you swoop and dive 
through star fields while 
dodging enemy aircraft. 

This is no ordinary space 
shoot-em-up. The bizarre, 
complex plot involves the 
ruthless kidnapping of 
every cat on earth. As 
you wander though space. 




Monday- Friday Ma.steK!3nl, VISA Only 
SO stales 6AM-6PM PACIHC Timi 



collecting purloined pussy- 
cats, you run across the 
Heads of State of the 
Planetary sectors with 
whom you must play in- 
terstellar poker. LCS 
WANDERER is a com- 
plex, multimodular 
program — really several 
games in one. lourney 
from the dogfights in the 
Space sectors to the in- 
terstellar poker strategies, 
from the Battlezone-style 
of the Planetary sectors 
to the stereo tunnel of 
the Black holes, and Lim- 
bo. . .well, there's always 
Limbo. 

The liquid crystal clarity 
of the StereoTek glasses 
transforms LCS WAN- 
DERER into a multi- 
colored micro universe 
within your monitor. In- 
cludes a completely re- 
designed solid-surface 
cockpit, full 16-color 
displays, and reduced eye 
fatigue compared to the 
original red/blue version. 
LCS WANDERER 
ST0238 $39.95 
REQUIRES: Color monitor 
and StereoTek Glasses 
Battlezone™ Atari Corp. 



$5,000 CONTEST 

Antic and LC Tech- 
nologies are co-sponsoring 
a competition to search 
for the most innovative 
stereo application program. 
We're going to pay $5,000 
in cash (advance against 
royalties) for the winner, 
plus a continuing royalty 
upon publication here in 
The Catalog. 

For an official entry 
blank and competition 
details, write to: 
STEREO COMPETITION, 
The Catalog, 
544 Second Street, 
San Francisco, CA 94107, 
or call 1415] 957-0886. 



A new perspective in Arcade Action! 
SHOOT THE MOON^" 
3D Alien Invaders 

by Mountain Fresh Software; 




You've been in worse 
fixes — but you can't 
remember when. Aliens! 
Floating down from the 
sky, dropping bombs. 
And not just overhead 
. . . and not iust to the 
right . . . and not just to 
the left. . .but way down 
back there, and right up 
front here! 

Fortuitously, your three 
years of depth indoctrina- 
tion at the Leadership 
Cadet Spaceways (LCS) 
institute has handily 
prepared you for exactly 
this kind of vile, humanity- 
threatening situation. 
With the LCS STEREOTEK 
glasses (TH9020) firmly 
affixed to your face, you 
correctly perceive the 
precise Z-space location 
of each ugly little alien 
beastie, manipulate your 
Kronos-Smithfield servo- 
remote laser tractor 
beneath the erratically 
twitching horror, and 
blow the abhorrent critter 
out of the sky. But, no 
time to enjoy the view. 
Depth Cadet! There's 
plenty more space nasties 
where that thing came 
from. And, if you clear 
this sky, it's on to another 
world — where the mon- 
sters get smarter. 



SHOOT THE MOON is a 
colorful, high-speed 
shoot-em-up in the classic 
arcade tradition, with 
fabulous animation, ori- 
ginal sounds, and one big 
difference — stereo. The 
floating aliens menace 
you from multi-depth 
levels as you maneuver 
your ship beneath them, 
find the right depth level, 
and pulverize them. 

Beyond the sheer enter- 
tainment value of SHOOT 
THE MOON, we've found 
stereo games to be ex- 
cellent training tools for 
children requiring ocular 
muscular exccrcise, 
or training in depth 
perception. 

And, for those who want 
their traditional arcade 
games to remain com- 
pletely traditional, you 
can play SHOOT THE 
MOON in 2D without 
the glasses. The game 
play is just different 
enough to make it a 
whole new challenge. 
Master the double- 
dimension version before 
moving on to the 
STEREOTEK universe, or, 
if you already have 
STEREOTEK glasses, 
master both versions. 
SHOOT THE MOON 
ST0252 $39.95 



!2 



ST Stereoscopy 



The world on a disk. 
Maps lor everybody! 

MAPS AND^^ 

LEGENDS^" "^//o^^ 
The Cartographer 
Enhanced Version 

by Harry Koons and 
David Chenc'tie 




Hold on a second. Now 
that you've word-processed, 
spreadsheeted, databased 
and telecommunicated 
with your Atari ST, aren't 
you looking for something 
different? 

How about Cartography^ 
Until now, mapmaking 
has been a unique art 
mastered by only a few 
talented people. With 
MAPS AND LEGENDS, 
your Atari ST becomes a 
personal desktop carto- 
graphy system. 

Show your children exact 
ly what the world looks 
like — with or without poli- 
tical boundaries. And in 
STEREO, the world globes 
appear to be floating in 
front of your monitor. Or 
print an impressive cus- 
tom map to go with your 
travel itinerary. We use 
MAPS AND LEGENDS 
all the time at the office 
for sales and marketing 
maps. And since it's based 
on the GEM interface, 
it's GEM-easy to use! 
MAPS AND 
LEGENDS 3.0 
ST0202 $34.95 
(upgrade is $15] 



LET'S GET TECHNICAL 
Packed with features, in- 
eluding: Stereo Compati- 
bility, Buih-in 9000- 
Coordinate Database, 1 1 
Different Map Pcrspee- 
tives, Pkitting from any 
altitude, Works in all ^ 
screen modes, Built-in 
Paint System (and com- 
patible with DEGAS and 
NEO), Multi font Label- 
Icr, Custom Overlay Plot- 
ter (create your own 
maps — build your own map 
databases), Auto-locate 
Mode (reads coordinates, 
distance and bearing from 
maps) and so many move 
that we don't have room 
to list them all. 



DATAMAP 
COLLECTION"" 
Expand Your Maps 
and Legends Database! 




NATIONAL POLITICAL 
BOUNDARIES 

Europe, Latin America, 
S. America, Asia, Africa 

PROVINCIAL 
BOUNDARIES 

Australia, Canada, China, 
U.S.S.R. 

PLUS HISTORICAL MAPS 
AND MORE! 

DATAMAPS 
ST0227 $24.95 

REQUIRES: MAPS AND 
LEGENDS 2.0 or greater 



Now! A professional 
flight planner for 
the ST! 

THE NAVIGATOR " 

by Scott D. Stephenson 
Works with MAPS AND 
LEGENDS 

Sometimes, you really 
need to know exactly 
where you're going. Have 
you ever wondered, while 
boarding your plane, how 
the pilot will find his 
way to your destination? 
The answer is navigation. 
The pilot follows a de- 
tailed flight plan created 
by his navigator. 

Now, accurate computer- 
ized navigational plan- 
ning is available on the 
Atari ST. THE NAVIGA- 
TOR is a professional, 
automated flight planner 
created specifically for 
the ST by professional 
navigator Scott D. Stephen- 
son. Private pilots, mili- 
tary pilots, navigators 
(ocean-going as well as 
air), and commercial 
operators can use this 
amazing program to create 
accurate, detailed flight 
plans. 

Amateurs, arm-chair flyers, 
teachers and students of 
navigational theory can 
discover how the profes- 
sional navigator plans his 
flight, compensates for 
wind direction, estab- 
lishes waypoints, and cal- 
culates times and distances. 
And we've included a 
special MAPS AND LEG- 
ENDS overlay function 
which creates custom map 
overlays, graphically dis- 
playing your flight paths. 



■ Private Pilots: You'll 
love THE NAVIGA- 
TOR'S printed flight 
plan and extensive 
ICAO waypoint 
database. 

■ Armchair Pilots: Gener- 
ate your own flight 
plans for subLogic's 
FLIGHT SIMULATOR. 

■ Teachers: Show your 
students the rudiments 
of navigation. Use THE 
NAVIGATOR plus 
MAPS AND LEGENDS 
to measure the earth! 

■ Sailors: Plan for cur- 
rents or winds— taking 
fuel flows and times 
into consideration. 

■ THE NAVIGATOR 
comes complete with 
these databases: Euro- 
pean ICAO, Asian 
ICAO, and US ICAO. 




2 PROGRAMS IN 1! 

Included with THE 
NAVIGATOR is THE 
NAVIGATION TOOLKIT, 
a bonus program of com- 
puter navigation tools 
which performs sophis- 
ticated data management 
operations on your way- 
point databases. Create 
new data files or modify 
existing files using its ad- 
vanced random-search 
technique. 
THE NAVIGATOR 
ST0245 $49.95 



13 



ST Business 



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That's right! In the Feb- 
ruary 1987 review of the 
Atari 1040 ST, Byte 
magazine selected A-CALC 
1.0 to test the Atari 
against the Amiga and 
the Macintosh Plus. On 
recalculation of a 25 x 23 
cell spreadsheet, A-CALC 
was the clear winner at 
4.7 seconds, compared to 
7.5 on the Mac Plus, and 
6.5 on the Amiga (using 
Lattice Unicalc|. 

And now, you can have 
all the speed of the ori- 
ginal GEM-based spread- 
sheet plus the 
powerhouse features of 
the next generation: 
A-CALC PRIME— it blows 
away the competition. 

Features that made the 
origmal A-CALC 1.0 the 
casiest-to-use spreadsheet 
ever: 




Mondav-Frid^V MasterCard. VISA Oniv 
All 50 slalfs 6AM-6PM PACIFIC TIME 



"This is the easiest to 
use spreadsheet that I've 
ever seen." — W. Krieger, 
Computer Shopper 
Magazine 



■ Up to five windows 
open at once 

■ WIDE VIEW option to 
see 50 percent more of 
your worksheet at once 

■ SEARCH for character 
strings 

■ Powerhil PRINTER 
FORMATTING 
commands 

■ .DIF file compatibility 

■ Exclusive A-CHART 
compatibility 

■ Sparse-matrix design 
maximizes available 
RAM 

And now, PRIME adds 
dozens of special features: 

■ Row and column lock 

■ Conditional expres- 
sions (IF, THEN, ELSE, 
etc.l 

■ MACROS 

■ Labels 

■ 8192 rows x 256 
columns 

■ Color/pattern coding of 
formula, text, value, etc. 



■ SORT and FIND 

■ Trig functions 

■ Sideways printing (for 
Epson FX 80) 

■ High-speed SMOOTH 
updating 

■ Complete printer con- 
trol from within the 
spreadsheet 

■ Password-protected 
cells (hide and unhide) 

■ Additional ease-of-use 
features: 

- Off-screen scrolling 
with the mouse 

- Out-of-the-way conve- 
nient edit window 

- Cell and range 
reference by pointing 
with the mouse (even 
reference cells in in- 
active windows!) 

- Ten clipboards 

- Illustrated manual 
and on-disk examples 

In short, PRIME gives 
you premium spreadsheet 
power for the rock-bottom 
price of $59.95. And, for 
A-CALC 1.0 owners, the 
upgrade is only $20.00 
(plus $5.00 shipping. En- 
close your original vcr. 
1 disk]. 

A-CALC PRIME 
ST0235 $59.95 



Make your next pre- 
sentation the one 
they remember. 
A-CHART™ 

by Kuma Computers, 
Ltd. UK 



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A-Chart 



When was the last time 
you were excited about 
your spreadsheet? A- 
CHART makes working 
with figures fun and 
intuitive. 



A-CHART automatically 
turns your A-CALC (or 
A-CALC PRIME) spread- 
sheets into beautiful 
graphs that are DEGAS- 
compatible. And, if you 
don't have a spreadsheet, 
A-CHART's built-in 
editor will help you 
organize those numbers 
into a super-sharp pre- 
sentation. 

View your data in eight 
different chart styles — 
change styles instantly 
with one mouse click. 
Drag and size multiple 
charts in each window, 
define your own fill pat- 
terns and line styles. The 
flexibility of the graphic 
presentation of your num- 
bers will give you an en- 
tirely new perspective on 
your business or home 
budget. And A-CHART 
grows as you do, with the 
capability of storing up to 
50,000 data points in a 
512K machine and 150,000 
datapoint in a 1 meg 
machine. Full statistics 
menu for detailed analysis 
includes Mean, Median, 
Variance, Standard Devia- 
tion, Skewness, T-test, F- 
test, and much more. 
A-CHART 
ST0230 $39.95 



Epson Compatible Printer 
from A-CHART 
Multi-printer compatible 
from DEGAS 




Degas Enhanced 

File Compatible with 
BASE-TWO, PHASAR and 
A-CALC PRIME 



14 



ST Business 



PHASAR 

Professional Home Accounting System and Register 

by Marksman Technology 



PHA$AR 
is the standard 
by which other 
financial packages 
will be measured 




PHASAR: A friendly, 
GEM-based, single-entry 
accounting system that 
will make your life easier. 
PHASAR is fast, sophis- 
ticated and contains the 
best interface program- 
ming design we've seen 
in any ST applications 
program. 

GENERAL FEATURES 

■ 130 expense/income 
categories 

■ 40 accounts (VISA, 
checking, etc.) 

■ Up to 500 transactions 
per month 

■ Custom check prmtmg. 

■ A,L parser predicts in- 
put, minimizes typmg 

■ Instant help messages 
with right mouse button 

■ Relational design in- 
tegrates financial data 

TRANSACTIONS 

■ Automatic transfers be- 
tween accounts 

■ Split-category trans- 
actions 

■ Create transaction 
macros for repetitive 
entries 

■ Point-and-type 
spreadsheet-style rela- 
tional summary update 

FINANCIAL ANALYSIS 

■ Easy budget setup and 
maintenance 

■ Analyze loan/savings 
plan 

■ Display multiple loans 
simultaneously for easy 
comparison 

RECONCILIATION 

■ Display outstanding 
transactions for any 
account 

■ Confirm transactions 
with a single keystroke 



!BM and Amiga users say: 
"The first home account- 
ing package I have found 
in five years that is ac- 
tually usable. " — Mark 
Baldwin, Littleton, CO 

"] am enjoying your tutor- 
ial almost as much as I 
admire the power and 
versatility of the software 
itself" — Joe Joyce, Hun- 
tington, VT 




REPORTS 

■ Clearly formatted 
printed reports include: 

- Account Summaries 

- Category Summaries 

- Net Worth Statement 

- Tax Calculations 

- And more . , . 

■ Display or print total 
income/expenses, month- 
ly or year-to-date 

■ Sort categories in any 
order 

■ Built in data graphing 

■ Compatible with A- 
CHART [STOiaO] 



DATE/ ADDRESS 
ORGANIZER 

■ Store up to 250 names, 
addresses and phone 
numbers 

■ Integrated scheduler 
stores special occasions 

■ Display calendar with 
highlighted special 
occasions 

■ Optional auto-alert re- 
minds you of impor- 
tant events 



TAX 

■ Design your own tax 
forms — never out 

of date 

■ Calculate tax liability 
in less than one minute 

■ Project tax liability at 
any time 

PHASAR 
ST0237 $89.95 



15 



ST Business 



BASE TWO 



The GEM Database by the Authors of DBMASTER ONE ; 



The next step in databases! 

by Dan Matejka and Stanley Crane 




It's no fun re-learning 
your database commands 
every time you boot it 
up. And those simplistic 
"filecard" databases just 
don't have the power to 
do the job. Or, maybe 
you've just created your 
custom database, entered 
5,000 records, and now 
you want to print a 
report. . .good luck. You 
need a degree in program- 
ming just to get some 
decently formatted hard 
copy. 

Dan Matejka and Stanley 
Crane have eight com- 
bined years of experience 
writing databases on 
computers ranging from 
the IBM PC to the Apple 
Macintosh. And their 
databases range in com- 
plexity from the extreme- 
ly powerful and complex 
IBM PC DB MASTER to 
the familiar, introductory 



DB MASTER ONE on the 
Atari ST. They've watched 
the ST database market 
grow— and they've spot- 
ted a gap: until now, ST 
databases have been either 
too simple, or too com- 
plex. Until now, ST 
owners were limited to 
easy-to-use, inflexible 
"mailing lists," or in- 
volved, programmable 
"throw-backs" to the 
CP/M or MS-DOS world. 
Until now, there was no 
intuitive, yet powerful 
database featuring an adap- 
table report generator. 
Until now. 

BASE-TWO fills the gap. 
Entirely GEM-operated, 
DB MASTER ONE owners 
will find it familiar, yet 
far more powerful. Look 
over some of the features 
and see if it solves your 
problem: 



INSTANTANEOUS SORTING! 



size 

5I2K 

1 Meg 

2 Meg 
4 Meg 



number records 

5,000 
10,000 
20,000 
50,000 



sort time 

5.1 sec 
9.7 sec 
19.2 sec 
46.1 sec 



Using a sample eight-field mailing list. 



■ Variable field types: 

- Implicit (default) 

- Alpha 

- Numeric 

- Date (calculablel 

- Formula 

■ Formula fields 
automatically calculate 
results from several 
fields in same record 

■ Adjustable numeric 
decimal placement 

■ Re-edit database at any 
time without losing data 

■ User-definable .DIE file 
creation for software 
compatibility [with A- 
CHART, for example] 

■ DB MASTER ONE con- 
version program 

■ On-line Help screens 

■ Optional mouse or 
keyboard control 

■ 64 character label length 

■ 100 fields per record 

■ Multi-level Search and 
Sort 

■ Totally RAM-based for 
instant action 

■ Format disks from 
within program 

The intuitive BASE-TWO 
Report generator includes: 

■ Multi-line field word- 
wrap; screen and printer 

■ Completely adjustable 
label or column-format 
report 



■ Optional, automatic 
date, time and page 
numbering 

• Print reports to screen, 
printer, or ASCII disk 
file for word-processor 
editing 

■ Optional subtotal 
printout 

■ Adjust number of re- 
cords per page 

■ Double-line report 
headers 

■ Place "comment" text 
anywhere 

■ Customize with printer 
control codes 

■ "Soft" field borders for 
autofield truncation 

■ Single-sheet or con- 
tinuous feed option 

■ Store 10 custom 
reports for each file 

■ Up to 100 unique fields 
per report 

BASE TWO 
ST0246 $59.95 

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How To Order 



DON'T LET THIS HAPPEN TO YOU! 

"I ordered FLASH and got these funny purple things!" "Shipping and handlingl 

What shipping and handhngV "Why did I get ST software! I wanted XL/XE software!" 

"My software was delivered where!" 

Sounds alarming, doesn't it! We don't want this to happen to you! 
Take a moment to read the ordering information below. 
s(* that we may ship you your order as fast and accurately as possible. 
Thanks for ordering from The Catalog! 

Lisa Wehrer 

Manager, Customer Service 
The Catalog 

ORDERING INFORMATION 

1. check for any hardware requirements at the end of each product description 
leg., REQUIRES: one-megabyte, color monitor, etc.). 

2. Make sure the programs you are ordering are for your machine. The first three letters 
of the Item Number will tell you which machine each program is for. 



FOR THE ATARI XL/XE 

APO PDO ADS 
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FOR THE ATARI ST 

STO PD9 SDS SBO 
TH9 BB9 ST9 

.i. $20.00 minimum order, on all orders. 

ORDER BY MAIL 

1, Use the attached order form if possible. If you dp not have one, please; 

a. Clearly print you name, address and telephone number. 

b. List Quantity, Item Number, name of item, price of item and total. 

c. Add correct amount ior shipping and handling charge (see below). CaUfornia residents 
must add 6.5% sales tax on merchandise total [shipping and handling are not taxed}. 

d. Enclose check, money order or credit card information. We accept Mastercard 

and Visa only. Please indicate MasterCard or Visa; include account number and expiration date, 

2, No C.O.D.'s. Do not send cash. 

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in U.S. funds drawn on a U.S. bank only. No wire transfers. $40.00 minimum order. 

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Foreign 


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$5.00 each 


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TO 

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YOUR ST 
SOFTWARE? 

HERE'S HOW: 

We market a wider 
variety of software than 
anyone in the ST market- 
place. Whether you're a 
first-timer, veteran, or a 
major software firm, wl' 
have a place for you in 
The Catalog. We also 
distribute through over 
1,000 retailers. So, if 
you're looking for broad 
distribution and under- 
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ST Telecommunications 



BYTE picks FLASH 
— Top Atari terminal program! 
FLASH 1.5™ 
The Most Popular ST Terminal Program 

by Joe ChiazzEse and Alan Page 



If you own a modem you 
should be using FLASH. 
Why? Because FLASH is 
the best. It will simplify 
your online time and 
make telecommunicating 
more enjoyable and less 
expensive. 

And now, with version 
[.3, FLASH just got a 
whole lot better — for a 
whole lot less (effectively 
$15 after subtracting the 
$15 CIS time). Check out 
the new features: 
■ Enhanced GEM Word 
Processor 

- Automatic, adjustable 
word wrap 

- Search and Replace 

- Reformat text blocks 




■ Supports CompuServe's 
B protocol for faster, 
more convenient file 
transfers (in addition to 
color Vidtex graphics). 

■ Now includes 
VT100/VT52 line- 
drawing character set 

■ New Script language 
functions 

■ Command line history 

■ Faster Type-ahead lets 
you scroll thru previous 
lines and resend them 

■ YMODEM batch file 

■ Ability to run other ST 
programs from inside 
FLASH 

Ask Anyone 

If you're looking for an 
ST terminal program, ask 
any online veteran about 
FLASH. FLASH is so 
GEM-intuitive, you feel 
right at home the first 
day you use it. Imagine 
turning on your ST, and 
with one click from the 
GEM desktop, beginning 
an online session on your 
favorite BBS. Watch 
FLASH dial the number, 
log on, and automatically 
browse through the most 
recent messages or files. 
Then, edit some email in 
the built-in text editor, 
and upload it right from 
the capture buffer, in- 
stantly! And FLASH is 
programmable, so you 
have total control for full 
customization. 



"FLASH is my #7 choice 

on the Atari ST." 

— Ron Luks. Founder of 

CompuServe's SIG* Atari 

and Atari Developer's 

Forum. 



LATE FLASH!! 

Order now and get an 
additional $18 FREE 
GEnie time! 



FLASH has a barrel-full 
of terminal emulation, so 
it's compatible with a 
wide range of mini or 
mainframe systems. And 
talk about bulletproof 
transfers! It's got the 
most reliable XMODEM 
around! 

PACKED WITH 
FEATURES! 
In addition to the new 
features, here are some of 
the original, solid stand- 
ards. See for yourself why 
Byte magazine chose 
FLASH as the top Atari 
terminal program. 

■ Programmable "script" 
language (70 plus 
commands) 

■ Unlimited Macro keys 

■ Mainframe VTIOO 
terminal emulation 

■ XMODEM (CRC), 
ASCII and DC2/DC4 
file transfers 

■ Totally configurable to 
your needs! 



FREE! Try FLASH now 
and get $15.00 of Compu- 
Serve access time. 



FLASH 1.5 

ST0220 
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Oh^ $29.95 

(* Free upgrade with 
original disk arrd $5.00 
shipping,! 

"FLASH is the fastest, 
most complete, most re- 
liable terminal program 
I've used. . . " 
— M. Ratchff. 
ANALOG Magazine 



BBS and Kermit 

Accessory for Flash! 

REMOTE 

CONTROL 

ACCESSORY & 

KERMIT 

PROTOCOL™ 

by }oe Chiazzese and 
Alan Page 

Instant Kermit protocol 
within Flash with this 
custom desk accessory. 
Plus Remote Control ac- 
cessory turns Flash into a 
mini-BBS. 
REMOTE/KERMIT 
ST0226 $24.95 
REQUIRES: FLASH ST022 



Soup up your 
modem . . .in 
software! 

QUICKTRAN™ 
The Modem 
Accelerator 

by Adrian fovanovich 
Works with FLASH, or 
by itself. 

Your 1200-baud modem 
can now transfer files at 
over 2000 baud . . . 2400 
baud now flies at 4000 
baud. . . The telephone 
company can't stop you. 
It's totally legal! 

QUICKTRAN comes to 
you as two disks, each 
with an identical desk ac- 
cessory. One QUICKTRAN 
accessory shrinks the file 
you're sending — in real 
time, using one of four 
automatic compression 
schemes. The second ac- 
cessory — on the receiv- 
ing end — expands the 
file to it's original size as 
it's coming in over the 
phone lines. Why spend 
hundreds on a faster 
modem when you can 
transfer files in almost 
half the time with 
QUICKTRAN? 
QUICKTRAN 
(2-disk set) 
ST0247 $34.95 



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ST Tools 



The program that 
created the sounds 
in CYBERSCAPE! 

G.I.S.T.™ 

G.I. Sound Tool 

by Lee Actor 

Gary Levenberg 

for Synthetic Software 

Works with C Compilers. 
CYBER STUDIO (ST0236j. 
and Dr. T's MID! 
Recording Studio 




If sound has always 
fascinated you. . .or if 
you're a programmer or 
developer. - .take a look 
at G.I.S.T., the sound 
editor. G.I.S.T. was created 
to establish a standard of 
sound generation on the 
Atari ST that far surpasses 
the abilities of the built- 
in sound chip. G.I.S.T. is 
really two programs: 
1] GEM-based editor 
2] Sound Driver 

As you can see from the 
screen display, the G.I.S.T. 
editor gives you real-time 
mouse control over any 
sound shape. The key to 
G.I.S.T.'s power is dyna- 
mic control of the GI 
chip. Each voice has three 
ADSR [envelope) controls 
and three LFO's (low fre- 
quency oscillators]. You'll 
be creating sounds like a 
professional engineer — 
Near Synthesizer Quality 
(NSQ) sound. 

For programmers, the 
Sound Driver is linkable 
object code that can be 
used in your own soft- 
ware. Adding superior 
sound effects to any pro- 
gram . . . it's interrupt 
driven, so it won't impact 
the speed of your soft- 
ware. In fact, it's already 



NOW! Compatible with 
GFA BASIC & 
PERSONAL PASCAL! 



built into CYBER 
STUDIO— just one of 
many useful applications. 

LET'S GET TECHNICAL 

■ Volume ADSR to shape 
attack, decay, sustain, 
release 

■ Volume LFO for 
Tremolo effects and AM 
(Amplitude Modulation] 

■ Frequency ADSR — 
frequency shifts up to 
± 3 octaves! 

■ Frequency LFO for 
Vibrato effects and FM 
(Frequency Modulation) 

■ LFO delay lets you add 
effects at any point in 
the sound 

■ MIDI-compatible! Use 
your keyboard to play 
the GI chip 

■ Three sound windows 
may be open at once 

Add sound effects to your 
CYBER STUDIO 
animations! 

GFA BASICT" Michtron 
Personal Pascal™ O.S.S. 

G.I.S.T. 

ST0233 $34.95 



Start Icon Editor 
Hits ''Big Timer 
P.I.E. 

Professional Icon 
Editor 

by Alex Leavens 



It began as a hot little 
desk accessory in START, 
The ST Quarterly — you 
know, "Customize Your 
Desktop Icons!" or so the 
copy read. And it was a 
lot of fun. You could 



redesign your Trash Can 
to look like a paper 
shredder. But the pro- 
grammer, Alex Leavens, 
iust couldn't leave it 
alone. He kept adding 
things. 

Now, the Desktop Icon 
Editor has graduated. 
P.I.E. is the Professional 
Icon Editor — for program- 
mers as well as desktop 
artists. Alex has added 
icon code generation so 
you can now design icons 
for your own programs. 
And while he was at it, 
he added a btmch of graph- 
ics improvements to 
delight the artist in you. 

New features include: 

■ Generates Resource 
Construction Set code 
for icon images; P.I.E. 
can be used from with- 
in the Resource Con- 
struction Set to create 
and edit icons for the 
resources you're cur- 
rently working on! 

■ Improved Editing 
Features; 

- Faster Print and Line 
Modes 

- New Image Cut ik 
Paste Functions 

- Selectable Fill 
Patterns 

- Nine-level Bi- 
directional Undo 
buffer 

- In-program Desktop 
Icon Preview mode 

■ Improved Keyboard 
Resource 

P.I.E. 

ST0248 $29.95 




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Icons to all of your 

GEM programs. 

CRYSTAL^" 

(It makes GEM 

shine . . . ) 

by Jim Thompson 

COPY 
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MOVE 

Hj^^ TEXT FILE FORMAT and PfllHT 

These are the DOS Icons 
Digital Research forgot 
when they wrote GEM. 
It's too bad Atari didn't 
put CRYSTAL into the 
TOS ROM's, because for 
about 30K of code, 
CRYSTAL gives TOS the 
most powerful features of 
MS-DOS. Plus, you never 
lose the look and feel of 
GEM. And since 
CRYSTAL is a desk ac- 
cessory, it's always 
available. 

In fact, these eight icons 
will eliminate all the 
frustration you feel from 
not having powerful DOS 
functions available from 
within your favorite 
GEM program (or the 
desktop) . . , 

Of course, CRYSTAL is 
compatible with all moni- 
tors, all disk drives, and 
all printers. 

Make your favorite per- 
sonal version of GEM 
shine— for $24.95. 

CRYSTAL 
ST0229 $24.95 

"The best utility buy of the 
year, without a doubt." 

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CAD-3D 

COLLECTION II 

More fantastic 3D ob- 
jects! Includes the NEW 
TV STAR TREK ENTER- 
PRISE; detailed Space 
Shuttle with working bay 
doors; Israeli Lavi Fighter; 
Advanced "F-24" Swept- 
Wing Fighter; complete 
Atari Logo; and Darrel 
Anderson's CYBERSCAPE 
DISKCRAFT! 
PD9101 $12.00 
REQUIRES: CAD-SD 1.0 or 
CYBER STUDIO 



MISFIRE 

MISFIRE IS by David 
Snyder, and it's the first 
user-submitted [1.5 
minute long) CYBER 
STUDIO animation. 
MISFIRE is a fright- 
eningly real scenario of a 
next decade SDI night- 
mare featuring multiple 
scenes and special effects. 
Who will survive? This 
disk is completely self- 
contained and needs no 
other program. Just boot 
it and amaze your friends. 
PD9102 $12.00 
REQUIRES: DS drive. 
1-meg. RAM. and color 



SPELL/Writer's Tools 

SPELL, written by Eric 
Bergman-Terell in Personal 
Pascal, is a simple spell- 
ing-checker for ASCII or 




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Ist-Word files. It scans 
your document, reporting 
incorrect words and allow- 
ing you to add them to 
the program's unlimited- 
size dictionary. 
PD9093 $12.00 

TOM HUDSON'S 
PD3DCTL 



This is the early, public 
domain version of Tom's 
motion control language 
desk accessory for 
CAD-3D 2.0 — a subset 
of the powerful CYBER 
CONTROL (ST0250, else- 
where in The Catalog). 
Create your own pro- 
grams to control CAD-3D 
2.0 and automatically 
create CYBER STUDIO 
(ST0236] animations. 
PD9095 $12.00 
REQUIRES: CYBER 
STUDIO 



DARREL 
ANDERSON'S 
SPACE PROBE 



This superb CYBER 
STUDIO (ST0236) anima- 
tion demo with sound ef- 
fects was created by Dar- 
rel Anderson, author of 
CYBERSCAPE [SB0I04), 
for the Contact Aliens 
Lifeform PBS special. 
Complex space probe 
enters space in the 
foreground before divmg 
to the distant planet's 
surface. 

PD9096 $12.00 

REQUIRES: One-megahvle 
RAM, DS drive, color 



DARREL 
ANDERSON'S 
SPACE DOCK 

Another fabulous CYBER 
STUDIO (ST0236I anima- 
tion demo by Darrel. 
This one features a deep- 
space hydro-wing launch 
from one of the Future 
Design craft. 
PD9097 $12.00 
REQUIRES: One-megabvle 
RAM & DS dnvi- 



TOM HUDSON'S 
STEREO 
STEELYBOINK 



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Incredible, animated ray- 
tracing demo by Tom 
Hudson shows off the 
amazing properties of the 
STEREOTEK glasses as 
reflective balls bounce in 
three-dmiensional space. 
PD9098 $12.00 
REQUIRES: STEREOTEK 
GLASSES, one-megabvte 
RAM. DS drive, color 



SPECTRUM 512 
SLIDE SHOW 

Professional artists Darrel 
Anderson and Richard 
Berry contribute to this 
colorful collection of 
SPECTRUM 512 |ST0249) 
pictures. (Includes pic- 
tures from SPECTRUM 
Catalog ad.) Show your 
friends what the Atari ST 
is really capable of. Or, if 
you don't have SPEC- 
TRUM and want to see 
what it can do, we've in- 
cluded a special slide 
show program on this 
disk. You don't need 
SPECTRUM to display 
these 512-color pictures. 
PD9100 $12.00 

XLISP 

XLisp, written by David 
Betz, is a version of the 
LISP programming lan- 
guage based on the Com- 
mon LISP standard with 
extensions for object- 
oriented programming. 
PD9084 $12.00 

ARChive Collection 

A collection of tools for 
manipulating archives — 
multiple files combined 
and compressed into single 
library files for later ex- 
traction and use. 
PD9094 $12.00 



CAD-3D 
COLLECTION I 

The first collection of 
complex objects created 
by Tom Hudson with 
CAD-3D, 
PD9085 $12.00 

REQUIRES: CAD-3D 

PROFF 

PROFF is a text formatter 
similar to popular mini- 
computer tools like 
RUNOFF and TROFF. 
PROFF takes input from 
standard ASCII text files 
with embedded formatting 
commands and produces 
fully -formatted output 
files. 

PD9089 $12.00 

STEREO STARS & 
SLIDE SHOW 



Float through 
stereoscopic space with 
this hypnotic, animated 
starfield demo. Plus, over 
ten full-stereo slide pic- 
tures! Show your friends, 
then load them into 
DEGAS Elite and touch 
them up! 
PD9099 $12.00 

REQUIRES: STEREOTEK 
Classes mid DS Drive 



MicroEMACS 
COLLECTION 

MicroEMACS, originally 
developed by David Con- 
roy, is a popular imple- 
mentation of a useful 
subset of the EMACS text 
editor used on mini- 
computers. 
PD9090 $12.00 



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